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Jean W. Cochran Park

Jean W. Cochran Park

Located on Peconic Lane in Peconic, facilities include three baseball fields, three tennis courts, a hockey rink, and a basketball court. Jean was born on

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West Meadow Beach

West Meadow Beach is a Long Island Sound beach located in Setauket, New York. It includes a large beach area, spray park, playground, volleyball court, gazebo,

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Wades Beach

Shelter Island has a variety of beautiful beaches. A beach sticker is required for any vehicle that parks at any of the town beaches. Parking permits

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Reeves Beach

Beaches are open daily from sunrise to 10pm year round. You do require a permit from April 15 to November 15 Fishing permits are required after

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Tobay Beach

Tobay Beach derives its name as an acronym for Town of Oyster Bay. It is an exclusive beach in Massapequa just passed Jones Beach on

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IN ADDITION to providing a resource for Long Islanders to find the perfect park to visit, we strongly believe that you should also know the history or background of that park. We also strongly believe that everyone should have a part in keeping Long Island natural and beautiful.

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